Comparing the Sun, Moon, and Earth

Learning Target:  I can identify and compare the physical characteristics of the Sun, Moon, and Earth.

Think about these questions today as we review what we know about the Sun, moon, and Earth:

  • How long does it take Earth to orbit the Sun?
  • How long does it take the moon to orbit the Earth?
  • How often does the Earth rotate?
  • How are the Earth, moon, and Sun similar?
  • How are the Earth, moon, and Sun different?

Vocabulary:

  • mass
  • diameter
  • orbit
  • rotate
  • rotation

Read about the Sun, Moon, and Earth:

Review Everything we learned:

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